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How to Use Google Maps Offline

Google Maps is one of the most popular and reliable mapping/navigation services, but it’s not without its faults. One of the main complaints is that it works best with a solid data connection, something we don’t always have outside the city. Thankfully, it’s possible to take Google Maps offline, but this great feature is rendered useless without some proactive procedures. Getting ready to take that road trip or get yourself into a wild hike? Make sure to follow this tutorial so that you will be covered when off the grid. How Google Maps offline access works You will need to download the area of interest before being able to take advantage of Google Maps offline. This is what we mean when we say things must be done “proactively”. The map area must be downloaded before leaving the safety of your city’s strong connection. Thankfully, the area you can download is …

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